- FIFA 2020
- April 7, 2020
1994 Professor of Economics, Vice President and Dean of Academic Affairs
B.A., California State University, Long Beach, 1982
M.A., Rutgers University, 1985
Ph.D., Rutgers University, 1989
Professor Merva has nearly a decade of experience in institutional assessment of educational programs both with U.S. accrediting agencies and the quality assurance agency for the U.K. She has been a consultant for the Italian expert group as part of the Assessment in Higher Education Learning Outcomes (AHELO) feasibility study for the OECD. In 2006, Professor Merva earned the right to hold the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA®) designation. In 2008 Professor Merva was appointed Dean of Academics at John Cabot University and in 2010 she was promoted to Vice President and Dean of Academics.